The History of Leith

February 18, 2007

Going to the Tournament


Sir Geoffrey Luttrell was a English knight and he is seen setting out for a tournament. His wife is handing him his helmet and pennant and another lady is holding his shield. On the trappings of the horse are seen the arms of the Luttrell family. It is known many English knights attended tournaments in Scotland and at the Tournament which took place below Calton Hill on what is now Leith Walk

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